Tag: First aid

Three Types of Booze All Prepper’s Should Stockpile

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. Do you stockpile alcohol in case of an SHTF/TEOTWAWKI situation? If you do, which kinds of booze are you stockpiling? It’s safe to say that not every kind […]

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Improvised Household First Aid – 3 Essentials

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. First aid is a massive factor in surviving any disaster. The moment you are cut off from normal emergency services you have to have answers. The first aid […]

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How to Keep Up with Your Medications in Case of Emergency

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. When we talk about TEOTWAWKI it’s rare that we consider all of the people who will die without access to meds. Medications are one of the biggest struggles […]

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 5 Rules You Must Follow When Exercising Your Back

If you have ever trained for a physical sport or been in the military, then you already know there is a right way and a wrong way to exercise.  When it comes to managing back pain, having a list of exercises is only the beginning. Unfortunately, many people that try back pain for exercise wind […]

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The Different Types of First Aid Kits

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. The power of a serious first aid kit can be unparalleled in a survival situation. Even something as simple as a hurricane. When you see floods and winds […]

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Let’s talk about First Aid Kits

A recent thread brought up what people might overload vs not have in a FAK, found here, this has got me thinking about my first aid kits and if they are suitable or could be better. What do you carry in a first aid kit? Is this a backpack kit? Car kit? Home kit? What […]

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Topics for a “survival” first aid course and companion e-book?

I'm a health professional working on putting together a first aid course for my county adult education program. The purpose of the course is to supplement the training offered by the AHA BLS/CPR/AED course (cover a broader variety of topics). So far I plan the cover the topics listed below. Did I leave anything out? […]

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The 6 Pillars of Preparedness

Some of the links below are affiliate links. If you choose to make a purchase we may earn a small commission at no additional cost to you. When it comes to prepping, you need to start from the ground and work your way up. Rare is the person who can just go to the store […]

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Survival Basics: Emergency Treatment for Shock

Are you familiar with “outdoors horror stories”? You may know that death from exposure is a relatively common occurrence among hitchhikers, or people getting lost in the woods/in the wilderness without proper equipment, clothing or gear, and so on and so forth. Actually, in most cases, the so-called death from “exposure” is due to shock. […]

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New to survival – need help building a first aid kit

Hey everyone! I’m new to this and trying to figure out how to build my first, first aid kit. Or whether I should or not. Looking for a first aid kit for 3-4 ppl. I searched through the sub and read all I could on what to include. Did the same on a few different […]

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